Jamesport Tri-County School

Jamesport Board of Education has busy agenda at latest meeting

The Jamesport Tri-County Board of Education approved the 2018-2019 salary schedules as presented by administration Wednesday evening. The certified and non-certified salaries were increased by one percent and the board then approved a sports cooperative agreement with North Daviess of Jameson for Fall baseball for 2018-2019. A fundraising request for softball equipment was approved along […]

North Mercer Board of Education accepts four resignations, adds baseball for 2017

North Mercer Board of Education approves contracts, salary increases

The North Mercer R-3 Board of Education approved contracts to the non-certified staff at its meeting Thursday evening. All current non-certified staff will receive a three point two percent salary increase, which is the same as all certified staff. The board also approved the supplemental pay schedule for the 2018-2019 school year. Slight increases were […]

Mercer School District Website

North Mercer R-3 Board of Education accepts resignations

The North Mercer R-3 Board of Education extended two contracts at its meeting Wednesday evening. The board extended a two-year contract to preschool through 12th-grade principal Wes Guilkey. Sally Schroeder’s contract was extended to serve as a paraprofessional. The board also accepted two resignations with sixth-grade teacher Tara Martin’s resignation effective February 26th. Paraprofessional Mikel […]

Laredo R-7 School

Laredo R-7 Board of Education adopts budget for next fiscal year

The Laredo R-7 School Board approved the 2017-2018 budget as well as amendments to the 2016-2017 budget at a meeting Thursday evening. The 2017-2018 budget show anticipated revenues of $971,179 with estimated expenditures of $968,681. The budget has a projected surplus of $2,498. The tentative fund balance for the 2016-2017 budget is $694,681 for the […]

Newtown Harris School

Newtown-Harris Board of Education approves contracts, accepts resignations

The Newtown-Harris R-3 School Board approved contracts and accepted resignations at its meeting Monday evening. Tenured, non-tenured, and non-certified staff contracts approved are for the 2017-2018 school year. The resignations accepted will follow the completion of the 2016-2017 school year. The board also unanimously approved the Newtown-Harris R-3 FFA’s proposed trip to Washington, D. C. […]

Shackelford, Hoffman resign, board offers coaching contracts, at Grundy R-5 meeting

The Grundy R-5 Board of Education, during a special Tuesday meeting, accepted the resignation of elementary teacher Jessica Shackelford and speech implementer Jackie Hoffman, effective at the end of this school year. The board approved a bill for about $1,400 for stove repairs, and, during a closed session, offered coaching contracts for junior high school […]

Laredo School Board holds regular meeting, approves numerous teacher contracts

The Laredo Board of Education, on Monday night, received preliminary salary information for its review.  No action was taken during the meeting.  By a vote of 4-2, the contract of 7th and 8th grade teacher Tammy Meeker, working under a tenured contract, was renewed. Non-tenured contracts to probationary teachers Trisha Sharp (Art), Abbie Herrold (Physical […]

Newtown-Harris School Board close to hiring new principal

The Newtown-Harris School Board has offered contracts for a third and fourth grade teaching position and a kindergarten through 12th grade art and librarian job.  Names were not released until signatures have been received.  The district is also awaiting a signature before announcing the hiring of a new elementary and high school principal, for a […]